Naval Facilities Engineering Command TOOLS AND PARTS ATTENDANT in Monterey, California

Job Overview

Job Overview

About the Agency

The selectee for this position will serve as a Tools and Parts Attendant in the Engineering Business Line of NAVFAC SOUTHWEST.


The successful selectee will perform the following duties:

  • Update and maintain an online inventory file of all tools in the custody of a tool room or assigned tool crib.
  • Determine when tools and materials require test, repair, or calibration to verify they meet quality standards.
  • Use manufacturer's specifications to decide when tools or equipment should be sent to shops for test, repair, or adjustment.
Travel Required
  • Not Required
Relocation Authorized
  • No

Job Requirements

Job Requirements
Key Requirements
  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Males must be registered or exempt from Selective Service.
  • Must be determined suitable for federal employment.
  • Must participate in the direct deposit pay program.
  • May be required to successfully complete a probationary/trial period.
  • See Other Information section for additional requirements.

In order to qualify for this position, your resume must provide sufficient experience and/or education, knowledge, skills, and abilities, to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are being considered. Your resume is the key means we have for evaluating your skills, knowledge, and abilities, as they relate to this position. Therefore, we encourage you to be clear and specific when describing your experience.

Although a specific length of time and experience is not required for most trade and labor occupations, you must show through experience and training that you possess the quality level of knowledge and skill necessary to perform the duties of the position at the level for which you are applying. Qualification requirements emphasis is on quality of experience, not necessarily the length of time.

Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the job elements and screen out listed below.

This job has a screen-out element which will be used to determine minimum eligibility for this job. Applicants who do not receive a minimum of two points on the screen-out element(s) will be found ineligible. The Screen-out Element for this position is: Ability to perform the Tools & Parts Attendant position without more than normal supervision such as: 1)Selecting issued items from stock through routine identification with tools used in sheet metal, carpenter, plumber and electrical trades; 2) Utilizing microcomputers or other application software to operate the tool room check-in and out program; 3) Performing operations testing and/or inspection of tools and equipment.

Applicants must meet the requirements of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Job Qualification System for Trades and Labor Occupations (X-118C). Additional qualification information can be found at:

You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer and part time experience. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.

Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.

Requirements: All qualifications requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement and clearly documented in your resume. Within the Department of Defense (DoD), the appointment of retired military members within 180 days immediately following retirement date to a civilian position is subject to the provisions of 5 United States Code 3326. Must be able to obtain an interim and/or final (e.g., confidential/secret/top secret, etc.) security clearance prior to entrance on duty AND must be able to maintain the required level of clearance while employed in the subject position. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal. Physical Demands: Work requires considerable walking and some prolonged standing, may be required to bend, stoop, and kneel in performance of duty. Frequently lifts and carries that weigh up to 40 pounds. Occasionally lifts and carries items that weigh over 40 pounds. Occasionally it well be necessary to perform work in inclement weather and extreme temperature. Work Environment:Most work is performed inside building with concrete floor that is moderately lighted, heated, and ventilated. Occasionally work is performed in other maintenance shops when performing periodic preventative maintenance checks. Incumbent is subject to minor cuts and bruises while operating machinery and is exposed to dirt, oil, grease, and cleaning solvent/fumes. Incumbent is required to wear safety shoes, glasses, and other appropriate equipment in performance of work. The incumbent is exposed to normal hazards associated with construction work and industrial operations and weather conditions while making inspections. During this time, personal protection equipment (PPE) must be used. This may include: a hard hat, safety, shoes, protective clothing, respirator, protective eyewear and earplugs. This position may require overtime/emergency/call back work. Selectee must obtain and maintain a current valid United States driver's license. Selectee will be required to successfully complete a pre-appointment physical examination. The incumbent must be able to recognize color identification for electrical wiring, etc.

Security Clearance

Not Applicable

Additional Information

Additional Information
What To Expect Next

When the application process is complete, your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the hiring eligibility and qualification requirements for which you requested consideration. You will be rated based on the information provided in your resume and responses to the questionnaire, along with your supporting documentation to determine your level of knowledge, skill, and ability related to the job requirements.

Best qualified applicants will be referred to the hiring manager. The hiring manager may choose to conduct interviews. Once the selection is made, you will receive a notification of the decision.

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Other Information

This position is covered by the Department of Defense Priority Placement Program.

Recruitment/Relocation incentives may or may not be authorized.

Additional vacancies may be filled by this announcement.

A tentative offer of employment will be rescinded if the selectee fails to meet the pre-employment requirements, including failure to report to any of the scheduled appointments.

The Department of the Navy uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit

If you are unable to apply online and request information about the Alternate Application process, please contact the Department of Navy's Employment Information Center.

Federal annuitant information: The selection of an annuitant is subject to the Department of Defense and Department of the Navy policy on the employment of annuitants. Policy information may be found at:

ICTAP Applicants:To be considered well-qualified and exercise selection priority as an ICTAP candidate, displaced Federal employees must satisfy all qualification requirements for the position and receive a rating of 85 or higher. For more information about ICTAP eligibility please review the following link:

This job originated on For the full announcement and to apply, visit Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at will be considered.

Salary Range: $21.39 to $24.93 / Per Hour

Series & Grade: WG-6904-6/6

Supervisory Status: No

Who May Apply: United States Citizens

Control Number: 472327300

Job Announcement Number: DE-10019178-17-ANW